Hachette

Bookoutre sells out to Hachette

It's another sad day in publishing, as a major independent force sells out to one of the big companies responsible for the decline of new talent in the book wor...

e-Book sales down at Hachette

The Hachette Book Group has released their 3rd quarter financial results that report worldwide sales of €675 million or $734 million US. E-book sales accounted ...
Perseus book group

Hachette to take over Perseus Book Group

Hachette has announced plans to buy the Perseus Book Group, turning it into a new division under Susan Weinberg, a long-time Perseus executive. Perseus is ho...

Greer: eBooks should cost pennies

Writer Germaine Greer has said that e-books should “cost pennies” and accused people of having an “irrational attachment to the book”. Greer was speaking on...